Mar 19, 2013 9:00am EDT
to a wristwatch. something that we already know that apple is also attempting to pioneer. dennis is the marketplace editor and columnist with the wall street journal. nice to she you on the program. >> good to see you, foo. >> what would this digital watch from whoever looks like? what would it do? >> it's hard to say exactly. some of the reports basically suggest it's an adjunct to your smart phone. it works as a mini interface to everything your smart phone does. the real potential for these types of devices is really to serve as a sensor. not so much what it's telling you, but what information it's collecting. at a fitness monitor, a nutrition monitor. all the things that are now separate devices can become a linked device and turn you from a man to a machine. >> that's actually the reality of the situation right now, dennis, in case you didn't know. getting back to the information -- >> thank you. >> any time. >> going back to this the information that this watch may, in fact, collect as a consumer, i would be concerned about privacy and what happens to this information, whic
Mar 14, 2013 9:00am EDT
bird also did that with dennis johnson. >>> coke is the best performing dow component today as it is upped to outperform from underperform. >> this stock has been lagging in 2013. has not participated in the bull market. if you're thinking the dow will go higher, eventually you would think you'd have a catch-up performance by some of the laggards, including a coca-cola. >> that's part and parcel of what i'm talking about. you want this market -- if this market were being led every day by the same stocks, we'd feel very i think 2007-2008. it wouldn't surprise me tomorrow if someone find some way to recommend intel and microsoft because they're lag. is coke a rigorous upgrade? i don't think so. a lot of it is bloomberg failed, multiple expansion. but each day someone combs to the fore and surprises you. like the movie "hoosiers," remember the movie, basketball, where the guy 00 comes up and he -- everyone played a role. there's many people playing roles. >> i'm tearing up right now as we speak. >> blackberry shares trading higher today. we actually haven't mentioned this yet.